The Walmart-led group prepping a rival mobile-payments system finally speaks out after coming under fire for merchant actions. Plus: It warns of a hack.
Apple Pay or merchants' CurrentC? Consumers will have to decide which mobile payments system works better for them.
Apple has already confirmed that it won't charge merchants or consumers for card transactions, yet it's unclear how much in fees the company can generate from banks.
The company known for its mobile phone credit card scanner reveals another source of revenue as it continues to stave off reported money troubles.
Apple says a total of 750 banks and credit unions are now working with the iPhone-centric payment service.
Video-streaming service posts improved subscriber growth overseas for the fourth quarter, making up for slower growth in the US.
China's e-commerce giant says that since January 2013 it has banned 90 million counterfeit items that had been on its listings.
Starting December 24, visitors to Orlando's Walt Disney World can use Apple Pay to buy tickets, merchandise and other items.
If true, the technology would work with regular credit card readers, potentially giving Samsung an edge over Apple in the mobile wallet arena.
With the expanded list, Apple says its mobile-payments system now supports cards that account for 90 percent of credit card purchases in the US.